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Terracotta oinochoe (wine jug)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
2nd quarter of 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Rhodian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. with handle 14 in. (35.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.192.13
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
On this example in the Wild Goat Style, a marching goose is flanked by grazing deer.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1920. "Early Greek Vases." Bullletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 15(11): pp. 254-5, fig. 2.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 61-62, fig. 37, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 61-62, fig. 37, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 42, 189, pl. 19f, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1978. Antichnoe iskusstvo iz muzeia Metropoliten, Soedinennye Shtaty Ameriki: Katalog vystavki. no. 20, Moscow: Sovetskii Khudozhnik.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1979. Greek Art of the Aegean Islands. no. 97, pp. 150-51, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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